AMA adopts policies during second day of voting at Interim Meeting
Policies touch on collecting DNA of refugees, free sunscreen, mobile health apps, veterans’ courts.
What real innovation in medicine looks like
AMA members earn recognition for breakthrough innovations that improve patient outcomes and the quality of care.
New BRCA recommendations: What primary care doctors must know
Learn more about the USPSTF’s broadened guidance on women who can benefit from genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations.
Mayo Clinic’s cancer telerehab program boosts quality of life
A telerehabilitation program yielded improvements in cancer patients’ pain and function, showing the power of relatively low-tech interventions.
These are 2019’s most influential clinical executives
A leading health care trade publication has released its list of top 50 clinical executives. Twenty-one share a common trait: AMA membership.
Urologist from Buffalo, NY elected to AMA Board of Trustees
The AMA has announced the election of Willie Underwood, III, M.D., M.Sc., M.P.H., a urologist based in Buffalo, N.Y., to its Board of Trustees.
7 complex words you shouldn’t include on your consent form
A study finds that less than 10% of cancer treatment consent forms meet the National Cancer Institute’s readability recommendation. The forms also commonly include these hard-to-understand words.